David Wright

3rd Base Age: 32 Exp: 10.075 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#38 overall), 2001 Agent(s): Levinson brothers (ACES)
  • Current Contract

    David Wright signed a 8 year / $138,000,000 contract with the New York Mets, including an annual average salary of $17,250,000. In 2015, Wright will earn a base salary of $20,000,000. Wright has a cap hit of $20,000,000.

    Contract: 8 yr(s) / $138,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $17,250,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Incentive Total Salary
    2013 Contract details by year 30 $11,000,000 $100,000 $11,100,000
    2014 Contract details by year 31 $20,000,000 - $20,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year 32 $20,000,000 - $20,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 33 $20,000,000 - $20,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 34 $20,000,000 - $20,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 35 $20,000,000 - $20,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 36 $15,000,000 - $15,000,000
    2020 Contract details by year 37 $12,000,000 - $12,000,000
    2021 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • full no-trade
    • 2013: $3 million deferred
    • 2014-18: $2.5 million deferred
    • All Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, Hank Aaron: $100,000
    • MVP: 1st ($500,000), 2nd-5th ($200,000)
    • Wright to donate $1.38M to Mets charity over life of contract
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2007-2013

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $55,000,000
    Signing Bonus $1,500,000
    Average Salary $9,166,667
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
    2007 Contract details by year 24 $1,000,000 $250,000 $100,000 $1,350,000
    2008 Contract details by year 25 $5,000,000 $250,000 $100,000 $5,350,000
    2009 Contract details by year 26 $7,500,000 $250,000 $50,000 $7,800,000
    2010 Contract details by year 27 $10,000,000 $250,000 $50,000 $10,300,000
    2011 Contract details by year 28 $14,000,000 $250,000 - $14,250,000
    2012 Contract details by year 29 $15,000,000 $250,000 $50,000 $15,300,000
    2013 Contract details by year 30 $16,000,000 - - $16,000,000
    • 2013 option includes a $1 million buyout (exercised)
    • $50k for Gold Glove, All-Star Selection
    • if traded, Wright may void 2013 club option
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2001 Player Cash Earnings - $960,000 - $960,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $322,500 - - $322,500
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $374,000 - - $374,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $1,500,000 $100,000 $2,600,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - $100,000 $5,100,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - $50,000 $7,550,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - $50,000 $10,050,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - $50,000 $15,050,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,000 - $100,000 $11,100,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    Est. Earnings (12 seasons) $104,196,500 $2,460,000 $450,000 $107,106,500
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how David Wright ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($20,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #24
    New York Mets: #1
    3rd Base: #1

    Total Cash ($20,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #25
    3rd Base: #1

    Average Annual ($17,250,000) Rank
    MLB: #40
    3rd Base: #2
  • Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS
    2015 NYM 8 8 33 3 11 0 0 1 4 2 2 5 .333 .371 .424 .795
    2014 NYM 134 133 535 54 144 30 1 8 63 42 8 113 .269 .324 .374 .698
    2013 NYM 112 111 430 63 131 23 6 18 58 55 17 79 .305 .388 .512 .900
    2012 NYM 156 155 581 91 178 41 2 21 93 81 15 112 .306 .391 .492 .883
    2011 NYM 95 94 366 58 91 17 0 12 56 47 13 94 .249 .337 .393 .730
    2010 NYM 148 147 555 75 153 32 2 23 95 61 18 157 .276 .343 .465 .808
    2009 NYM 136 134 503 83 158 38 2 10 69 72 25 129 .314 .399 .457 .856
    2008 NYM 151 151 592 110 176 35 2 29 121 90 15 114 .297 .386 .510 .896

    Valuation

    Trending Up

    • Previous Rating: -1.73
    • Current Salary: $20,000,000

    Production Points

    • Season Total: 21.5
    • Points/Game: 2.69

    Current TVS Rankings

    810 MLB
    200 Infield
    29 New York Mets